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Manchester Airport third worst in the UK for delayed flights last year, figures show

The analysis took into account all scheduled and chartered departures from the 22 commercial UK airports.

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Concern growing for missing Blackpool woman last seen two weeks ago

Police want to identify a man she has been seen with since going missing.

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Hyndburn funeral and death notices for special people we'll never forget

Family members have left loving messages this week to relatives who have passed away

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'The keyboard player for The Beatles and Rolling Stones gave me my first job'

Alan Neal recently received recognition for his long service on Rossendale Borough Council

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Motorists asked to avoid the area as road closed in Padiham

Burnley Road is closed while police recover vehicles

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Travellers move onto Matalan car park in Bamber Bridge

It was first reported the group had moved onto the site on Friday.

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An 18-month nightmare with no end is turning our thriving high street into a ghost town

'The temporary traffic lights were going to be in for five days or seven days... then it then turned into five months'

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A 'stupid mistake' cost prison librarian her job, then sparked humiliating media circus and painful trial

Sharon Mawdsley was cleared of five count sof sexual assault following a humiliating six year investigation

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'I won't stand for being assaulted by my son' - heartbreaking words of dad murdered by his own flesh and blood

"This is a very rare case where a murder victim was able to provide an account of the attack"

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Rossendale funeral and death notices for special people we'll never forget

Family members have left loving messages this week to relatives who have passed away

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Concern for welfare of Blackpool woman missing for two weeks

Gail has links to Blackpool, Preston, Chorley and Poulton-le-Fylde

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Off road bike 'driven at speed' towards police officer as arrest made

A man has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and attempted section 18 wounding

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Flood action needed in Ribble Valley as Environment Agency accused of 'sitting on billions of pounds'

Councillors also claim the Environment Agency is too big to function effectively

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Architect's AI vision for the future of Accrington would see it become a '24/7 destination'

“It would be great to turn Accrington into a 24/7 destination"

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'Blackpool means the world to me': The volunteer behind food bank combating rising deprivation by the seaside

"We all lived in Grange Park, which now makes me sad because it's got a bit of a name, but it was wonderful in those days. Blackpool is absolutely fabulous"

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Rossendale council election candidates 2024 as borough heads to the polls

Rossendale Borough Council was run by the Labour Party before last year’s election and following it

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'Superb' nursery where staff ‘deeply value’ meaningful relationships given glowing report

"This helps every child to connect emotionally to their carers"

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Hyndburn Council 2024 elections candidates in full as borough prepares to go to polls

Last year’s result resulted in no overall political control in Hyndburn

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Nominations open for the Hyndburn Business Awards 2024

The awards ceremony will take place on June 13 at the Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel and Spa in Clayton-le-Moors

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B&Bs fight for a fair slice of Blackpool's still-growing tourism industry

Many remaining B&B owners are left wondering how long they can survive and what is being done to help them.